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  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan
    American musician 1941-
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    A lot of people don't have much food on their table
    But they got a lot of forks and knives
    And they gotta cut something
    Source: Bob Dylan (1962)
  • Elwyn Brooks White
    Elwyn Brooks White
    American writer 1899-1985
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    Commas in The New Yorker fall with the precision of knives in a circus act, outlining the victim.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    If man has good corn, or wood, or boards, or pigs to sell, or can make better chairs or knives, crucibles, or church organs, than anybody else, you will find a broad, hard-beaten road to his house, though it be in the woods.
  • James Russell Lowell
    James Russell Lowell
    American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat 1819-1891
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    Mishaps are like knives, that either serve us or cut us, as we grasp them by the blade or by the handle.
  • Bertolt Brecht
    Bertolt Brecht
    German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
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    Of all the works of man I like best
    Those which have been used.
    The copper pots with their dents and flattened edges
    The knives and forks whose wooden handles
    Have been worn away by many hands: such forms
    Seemed to me the noblest.
    Source: Poems, 1913-1956 Of all the works of man [Von allen Werken] (c. 193
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